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Cardiff to Southend On Sea

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2 suggested routes to go from Cardiff to Southend On Sea by flight, train, car, bus

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Trip Cardiff Southend On Sea

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance167 mi
Direct lineNo

How to get from Cardiff to Southend On Sea?

We are suggesting 2 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Cardiff Southend On Sea. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of Cardiff and Southend On Sea on a map as well as the route Cardiff Southend On Sea and the different connecting points (Southend Central Railway Station, Southend East Railway Station, Chalkwell Railway Station, Leigh-on-Sea Railway Station, Shoeburyness Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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Which carriers to travel between Cardiff and Southend On Sea?

Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Cardiff in Cardiff and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus operator that allows to travel on the lines between the city of Cardiff (serving Cardiff bus station at 0.4 mi from centre) and the city of London where the coach will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station station situated at about 1.1 mi from London city centre. and from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Southend-on-Sea (England United Kingdom)
Railway companies
c2c provides a rail connection London-Southend On Sea with the train from London Fenchurch Street railway station (2.2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Southend Central at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Greater Anglia transports passengers on a rail line from London to Southend On Sea with the train which leaves Stratford (London) station to arrive at Southend Airport railway station (England United Kingdom)
First Great Western operates the train journey Cardiff-London with the train from Cardiff Central railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London Paddington at arrival (2.5 mi from centre)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Southend On Sea (36 mi)
FlyBE carries out a flight from Cardiff-Wales CWL airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Cardiff to London (arrival at London City LCY airport)

All modes of transport Cardiff-Southend On Sea

For your trip from Cardiff (Wales, United Kingdom) to Southend On Sea (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 167 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Cardiff to Southend On Sea without changing trains. You can take the train London-Southend On Sea and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of c2c or Greater Anglia to Southend On Sea leave from Stratford (London) railway station in London. Arrival in Southend On Sea will take place at Southend Airport station (1.6 mi from the city centre).
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Southend On Sea from Cardiff without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Cardiff-London and London-Southend On Sea.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in Cardiff. The bus will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Cardiff bus station (0.4 mi from Cardiff) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for London. Once arrived in London, take another coach of National Express that will take you to Southend On Sea bus station (England United Kingdom).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Southend On Sea will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Southend On Sea from Cardiff. You can take the flight Cardiff-London and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
Leave Cardiff and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Cardiff-Wales CWL airport, 9.3 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (London City airport, IATA code: LCY) operated by FlyBE.
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